A combination of "tool competence" and cognitive skills are needed.
The Media Education Lab creates free multimedia curriculum materials to help learners of all ages advance knowledge, skills and competencies.
"Create to Learn" by using free or low-cost digital tools for making podcasts, blogs, videos, gifs, infographics and more
Guided inquiry & viewing of Adam Ruins the Internet helps learners judge the pros and cons of digital life and reflect on the role of media reg
Understand how copyright and fair use supports digital learning
These lessons encourage students to activate digital literacy competencies as they research and discuss people's memories of September 11, 2001.
Examine and evaluate contemporary propaganda with lesson plans exploring definitions of propaganda, virality, sponsored content and more
Undergraduate and graduate students benefit from exploring the multidisciplinary history of media literacy